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 2021-08-28 11:32 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Linnahall safety concerns reported during drone show in Tallinn...

The crowd at a drone show outside Linnahall in Tallinn was dispersed over fears about the safety of the structure of the roof on Friday night. People were also able to get in without security checks....

 2021-08-28 11:12 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Estonia to mark Night of Ancient Bonfires on Saturday...

Bonfires will be lit all around the coast of the Baltic Sea on Saturday (August 28) marking the end of summer and an event will take place at Inglirand beach in Tallinn....

 2021-08-28 10:33 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Bank of Estonia: Salary growth as strong as before crisis...

Wage growth has reached pre-crisis levels, Bank of Estonia economist Orsolya Soosaar said on Friday....

 2021-08-28 09:24 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Aggregate ratings: Reform Party leads, EKRE firmly in second place...

Aggregated ratings for three polling companies' surveys in August show Reform is still the most popular political party followed by EKRE. Center's support has fallen since June....

 2021-08-28 08:55 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Petition supporting Kaljulaid's second term gathers over 14,000 signatures...

More than 14,000 people have signed an online petition calling for Kersti Kaljulaid to continue as president....

 2021-08-28 08:10 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

EKRE may withdraw ballots from presidential election first voting round...

EKRE Riigikogu members have not yet decided whether they will leave their ballots blank or withdraw them from the first round of voting of the presidential election on Monday, the party's Deputy Chairman Mart Helme said....

 2021-08-28 07:52 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Health Board: 324 coronavirus cases diagnosed...

During the last day, 324 new cases of coronavirus were confirmed across Estonia, the Health Board (Terviseamet) said on Saturday....

 2021-08-28 06:45 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Ten Tallinn schools to carryout vaccinations this weekend...

Over the weekend, 10 schools in Tallinn will administer vaccinations to pupils, their families and local residents without prior appointment....

 2021-08-28 06:04 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Health Board: Coronavirus certificate not required at polling stations...

No one will be asked to produce a vaccination certificate at the polling station during the October 17 municipal elections in Estonia, the Health Board has said....

 2021-08-28 05:14 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Two more families from Afghanistan arrive in Estonia...

Two Afghan families arrived in Tallinn on Friday, taking the total number of evacuees to arrive in Estonia to 13, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said....

 2021-08-28 05:02 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Travel restrictions for arrivals to Estonia from August 30...

Only six countries will be on Estonia's green list from Monday, August 30....

 2021-08-27 15:08 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Second pillar pension payments will start next week...

Payments for those leaving the second pillar of the pension fund will start on September 2 and will take place in random order....

 2021-08-27 14:25 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Local election voters must be registered by September 17...

People wishing to vote in the upcoming local elections must have registered their address in the Population Register by September 17 to be able to cast a ballot....

 2021-08-27 13:51 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Fifty former army officers call for election of Henn Plluaas as president...

Nearly 50 former army officers have issued a statement in support of former Riigikogu speaker Henn Plluaas (EKRE) as president. Plluaas is EKRE's official candidate, but may not get sufficient votes at the Riigikogu to run, at least in the early ballo...

 2021-08-27 13:22 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Gallery: Estonia defeats Spain ahead of European championships...

The Estonian national volleyball team defeated Spain 3:0 in the first of their final preparation matches before the European Volleyball Championship, set to begin on Wednesday, September 1, in Tallinn....

 2021-08-27 12:58 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

International day of boxing marked in four Estonian towns...

August 27 is international day of boxing, and in Estonian will see outdoor training sessions organized in Tallinn, Maardu, Narva and Valga....

 2021-08-27 12:41 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Estonian Red Cross collecting donations for Afghan people...

The Estonian Red Cross (Eesti Punane Rist) is collecting donations from people in Estonia to help the people of Afghanistan....

 2021-08-27 12:04 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

University of Life Sciences developing new veterinary buildings...

The University of Life Sciences (Maalikool) in Tartu is to construct a new complex to replace its current veterinary sciences building....

 2021-08-27 11:41 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

AK: Mask-wearing regulation in malls generally observed so far...

The mask-wearing requirement in shopping malls which came back into effect Thursday seems to have been well observed, based on the situation on the ground at three Tallinn malls. The government order this time does not stipulate that businesses are respon...

 2021-08-27 11:26 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Coronavirus level is highest in southern and central Estonia...

The level of coronavirus is highest in southern and central Estonia, results of this week's University of Tartu wastewater monitoring study show. Larger cities in Ida-Viru County have low levels of the virus....

 2021-08-27 11:24 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Gallery: Exhibition of Baltic Way's heritage at Patarei Prison...

An exhibition called "Chains of Freedom: the Legacy of the Baltic Way in Hong Kong" has been opened in the "Communism Is Prison" courtyard of the Patarei Prison complex. The exhibition demonstrates solidarity with the people of Hong Kong i...

 2021-08-27 11:08 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Tartu self-driving bus trials next month...

A self-driving bus starts work in Tartu on a trial basis next week, ferrying passengers between the city center and the Estonian National Museum (ERM) on the outskirts, ETV news show 'Aktuaalne kaamera' (AK) reported. The buses' manufacturers ...

 2021-08-27 10:37 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Sildam: Will the Riigikogu elect a new president on Monday? They just might...

It is now three days until the Riigikogu will begin electing a president. How great are the chances that the central criminal police's personal protection office will take Alar Karis under their protection as an elected president? The probability is n...

 2021-08-27 10:11 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

US satellite company develop ground station in Kilingi-Nmme...

United States satellite company Globalstar developed a ground station in the vicinity of Kilingi-Nmme, which will allow for data exchange with satellites. The investment came to Estonia because of its economical and political stability....

 2021-08-27 09:43 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Paralympian misses Tokyo event by two minutes...

An Estonian paralympian's campaign in Tokyo came to an unfortunate end Thursday due to some confusion over start times....

 2021-08-27 09:39 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Another person who worked with Estonia evacuated from Afghanistan...

Allies have evacuated one more Afghan who cooperated with Estonian development aid organizations from Kabul, the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Friday....

 2021-08-27 09:13 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Tallinn to limit nightlife alcohol sales from September...

Tallinn will restrict night alcohol sales from September, due to noise pollution and other disturbances, rather than coronavirus considerations. There are many opponents of the restrictions, however, who believe that the decision violates the quality of t...

 2021-08-27 08:52 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Survey: Estonian residents prefer Kaljulaid for next president...

Estonian residents would prefer Kersti Kaljulaid to continue as the next president, a survey commissioned by newspaper Eesti Pevaleht and carried out by pollster Norstat shows....

 2021-08-27 08:42 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

59 Riigikogu members nominate Karis as presidential candidate...

Reform and Center nominated director of the Estonian National Museum Alar Karis as a presidential candidate and submitted 59 signatures of support to the National Electoral Committee on Friday....

 2021-08-27 08:24 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Traders Association: Stores will not have to check for masks themselves...

Estonian Traders Association CEO Nele Peil told ERR that stores have not been given a right to check for mask-wearing and it has to be monitored by the Health Board and the Police and Border Guard Board....

 2021-08-27 07:32 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Health Board: 351 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours, one death...

351 new coronavirus cases have been found of a total 4,433 tests taken - a rate of 7.9 percent - in Estonia over the past 24 hours, the Health Board announced....

 2021-08-27 07:23 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Kontaveit advances to semi-finals in Cleveland...

Estonian tennis player Anett Kontaveit advanced in a WTA250 tournament in Cleveland, Ohio, after defeating Tokyo Olympics doubles champion Katerina Siniakova 6:3, 5:7, 6:2 in a long and intense match....

 2021-08-27 06:50 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Estonian and Latvian police conducting joint border patrols...

Police and Border Guard Board (PPA) personnel are to conduct joint patrols with their Latvian counterparts the two states' border, following migratory pressure on Latvia, Lithuania and Poland in recent weeks....

 2021-08-27 06:24 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Average salary rises 7.3 percent on-year to 1,538...

The average salary rose to 1,538 - a rise of 7.3 percent - in the second quarter of 2021, data from Statistics Estonia shows....

 2021-08-27 05:57 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

FC Flora first Estonian club to make UEFA tournament after win in Dublin...

Top-flight Estonian club FC Flora has booked a place in the UEFA Europa Conference League after beating Shamrock Rovers 1:0 away Thursday evening, giving them an aggregate victory of 5:2 over the two legs. Flora are the first Estonian club ever to reach a...

 2021-08-27 05:27 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

State to call non-vaccinated Ida-Viru County residents...

Non-vaccinated Ida-Viru County residents over the age of 60 will be called by the state to discuss vaccines, head of the vaccination workgroup Marek Seer has said....

 2021-08-27 05:16 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Ants Liimets elected as new Narva mayor...

After previous Mayor of Narva Katri Raik (SDE) lost a vote of confidence on Monday, the city council decided on Thursday to elect Reform Party member Ants Liimets as mayor....

 2021-08-26 17:36 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Isamaa, SDE MPs say parties divided on Karis' presidential candidacy...

MPs from the opposition Isamaa and Social Democratic Parties (SDE) remain mostly tight-lipped about how they will be voting on the coalition's proposed presidential candidate, national museum director Alar Karis....

 2021-08-26 14:57 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Gallery: Song Festival Grounds host dozens of food trucks...

Over 60 food trucks have set up shop in the Tallinn Song Festival Grounds (Lauluvljak) for the two-day Tallinn Food Truck Festival, ERR's Menu portal reports....

 2021-08-26 14:19 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Swiss jet enters Estonian airspace without permission...

A jet of Swiss air force origin briefly entered Estonian airspace without permission Wednesday, the Ministry of Defense reports....

 2021-08-26 13:53 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Lasname's Tondiraba Park to open on Sunday...

Tondiraba Park will open in Tallinn on Sunday (August 29), a 29 hectare green and recreation area that creates space for both people and nature....

 2021-08-26 13:26 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Minimum wage likely to rise 2.7 percent next year...

The minimum wage is likely to rise to over 600 a month for 2022, from the current 584, in place since 2019....

 2021-08-26 12:50 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Falling August crude oil prices don't mean cheaper fuel to consumer yet...

World crude oil prices may have fallen slightly between July and August, but the fall is unlikely to reach retail prices at pump, partly because the US dollar's appreciating against the euro has offset the impact of the oil price fall, one major retai...

 2021-08-26 12:14 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Pharmacies required to allow on-site COVID rapid testing...

In the near future, all those who wish to will be able to take a COVID-19 rapid test under the guidance of staff at pharmacies. The pharmacy will issue a document certifying a negative test result, valid within Estonia for 48 hours, which can be presented...

 2021-08-26 12:14 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Pharmacies to carryout on-site COVID rapid testing...

In the near future, people will be able to take a COVID-19 rapid test under the guidance of staff at pharmacies. The pharmacy will issue a document certifying a negative test result, valid within Estonia for 48 hours, which can be presented at public even...

 2021-08-26 12:14 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Pharmacies to carry out on-site COVID rapid testing...

In the near future, people will be able to take a COVID-19 rapid test under the guidance of staff at pharmacies. The pharmacy will issue a document certifying a negative test result, valid within Estonia for 48 hours, which can be presented at public even...

 2021-08-26 11:43 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Tallinn participatory budget proposals can be submitted from September 3...

From September 3 to October 1, Tallinn is awaiting proposals for projects to be financed from the city's participatory budget for 2022....

 2021-08-26 11:16 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Tartu Artists' Union confirms record number of new members...

In a vote on Tuesday, the Tartu Artists' Union (Tartu kunstnike liit) elected a new chairman of the board, members of the board and the designer of the annual exhibition, and accepted a record 15 new members....

 2021-08-26 10:50 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Health Board: Social media vaccination rumors are not true...

The Health Board (Terviseamet) on Thursday denied reports circulating on social media that 53 vaccinated patients have died in Estonia from the coronavirus, and said that COVID-19 has been identified as the immediate cause of death of one vaccinated patie...

 2021-08-26 10:41 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

North Estonia Medical Center fails to find agreement on next board chair...

The board of the North Estonia Medical Center (PERH) in Tallinn met with two candidates for the position of chairman of the board of the hospital on Wednesday. The board failed to reach agreement on a final choice, however, and the discussion will continu...

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